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Christians Strip on Court Steps to Protest Detention of Asylum Seekers
Originally Posted: 02/02/2015 - 11:23am | Type: Blog

The group, Love Makes a Way, had just pleaded guilty to trespassing in Foreign Minister Julie Bishop's electorate office in December, where they had staged an eight-hour peaceful sit-in. ...

#LoveMakesAWay: Jarrod McKenna On Australia's New Freedom Movement
Originally Posted: 11/11/2014 - 11:55am | Type: Blog

One of the main minds behind Love Makes A Way is Perth-based radical Christian leader Jarrod McKenna. With his blond dreadlocks, casual vibe, and jokes about how Christians are “daggy,” he’s hardly the sanctim ...

Reimagining What Is Possible: Welcoming the Stranger in Australia
Originally Posted: 04/09/2014 - 12:45pm | Type: Blog

The First Home Project is a former methamphetamine lab transformed into three apartments that provide medium-term accommodation at below-market rates for refugees transitioning into their new Australian lives. ...

Young Pastor at the Forefront of Social Change in Australia
Originally Posted: 05/18/2012 - 9:26am | Type: Blog

Young pastor Jarrod McKenna describes it as “rolling up our sleeves and just getting on with the practical work of loving our neighbors.” He’s been arrested more times than he ca ...